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SubjectRe: [PATCH 8/8] FUSE: per inode statfs
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> > This patch makes FUSE based filesystems able to return filesystem
> > statistics based on path. While breaks with the tradition of
> > homogeneous statistics per _local_ filesystem, however adds useful
> > ability to user to differentiate statistics from different _remote_
> > filesystem served by the same userspace server.
>
> Wouldn't it make more sense to create more mountpoints (on demand, if
> necessary) to handle this case?

Only if

a) it's possible to find out about remote mountpoints

b) not prohibitively expensive to do so on each lookup

Miklos
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